National Arts & Humanities Month
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National Arts & Humanities Month 2017


During the month of October


The City of Roswell celebrates National Arts & Humanities Month during October with a wide variety of activities that help us strengthen public awareness, appreciation, engagement and support of the arts. We know that the arts are a fundamental and essential part of our culture, a time-honored way of learning, knowing, and expressing. The arts play a key role in driving economic prosperity and community vitality; activate our public places and collective efficacy.




Select events from this year's celebration include:

  • All Month Long:
    Roswell Cultural Affairs division presents a Public Yarn Bomb Display at Roswell Town Square, created and installed by The Knitterati.

  • October 5, 2017, 7:00 - 10:00 PM:
    The Roswell Arts Fund will host pARTy Around Roswell. A gala event to celebrate the 2017 ArtAround artist and sculptures.

  • October 7 & 8, 2017, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM:
    Barrington Hall presents their 3rd Annual Viking Encampment. A weekend full of Viking camp life, fighting techniques and crafts.
    Find out more.

  • October 14, 2017, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM:
    Celebrate reading in Roswell Parks with Little Free Libraries. Donate or take a book to help fund more Little Free Libraries throughout Roswell.

  • October 14, 2017, 8:00 PM:
    LIVE! In Roswell presents An Evening with Edwin McCain at the Roswell Cultural Arts Center.
    Find out more & buy tickets.

  • October 28, 2017, 11:00 AM:
    Georgia Ensemble Theater's Family Stage presents Miss Nelson is Missing at the Roswell Cultural Arts Center.
    Find out more & buy tickets.

If you have any questions, please contact Andie Gambrel at agambrel@roswellgov.com.